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The National Air And Space Museum and the National Museum of American History will be open today, March 5; all other Smithsonian Washington, D.C.-area museums and the National Zoo will be closed due to inclement weather. The Smithsonian museums in New York will be open today.Skip navigation
Destiny in Space gives viewers an exciting glimpse into the future of space exploration. Featuring never-before-seen giant-screen images of the space shuttle in orbit around the Earth and thrilling fly-overs of Mars and Venus, the film focuses on the dramatic partnership of humans and robots working in space.
Check out the “Fifty Years of Human Space Flight” exhibit at the National Air and Space Museum on the National Mall to see a period in history of human exploration of our solar system. Over the years, our missions and technology have created an awareness of space that did not exist before.